It is an all to familiar scene this year, convention halls that are normally pack will fans from many different fandoms, sit empty. Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic con goers must sit at home and think about what could of been, while watching convention panels online. While that may not sound fun to many people there is at least one positive thing, no waiting waiting in line for convention exclusives. Well thanks to Dark Horse Comics some of those must have exclusives from NYCC are available now.

Dark Horse Comics Convention Exclusives Now Available

StarCraft: Scavengers #1 Convention Exclusive Variant (Wei Wong) 

Writer Jody Houser (Stranger Things comic series, Critical Role: Vox Machina comic series) and artist Gabriel Guzmán (Mass Effect: Discovery, Star Wars) join forces for StarCraft, a new series further exploring the expansive universe of Blizzards hit game! A group of terran space scavengers hope to pull off the job of their lifetimes, pillaging a derelict protoss ship.

  • Produced by Dark Horse Comics in close collaboration with Blizzard Entertainment.
  • Writer Jody Houser takes readers on a sci-fi-horror thrill ride in space!
  • Exclusive cover art by Wei Wong!
Dark Horse StarCraft

StarCraft: Scavengers #1 will retail for $10, with a limited run of a 1000 copies. There is also a limit of 5 per person. You can get yours by clicking here.

BANG! #1 Convention Exclusive Sketch Cover (Matt Kindt)

A best-of-the-best secret agent with memories he couldn’t possibly possess, a mystery writer in her 60s who spends her retirement solving crimes, a man of action with mysterious drugs that keep him ahead of a constant string of targeted disasters, a seemingly omnipotent terrorist organization that might be behind it all . . .

Action, mystery, and altered reality! Individual, one of a kind, sketched covers by Matt Kindt! No two copies will be the same!

Dark Horse Bang

** Cover selection is randomized upon order placement. Sketch will not match the image displayed. Sketches may include line art, stamp work, artistic damaging, etc. This item is NOT eligible for return or exchange.

BANG #1 will retail for $40, with a limited run of 500 copies. There is also a limit of 1 per person. You can get yours by clicking here.

X-Ray Robot #1 Convention Exclusive Variant (Christian Ward)

Max is a family man seeking a more interesting life. While conducting a new experiment at work, the fabric of his reality is torn before his eyes, and a robotic figure appears, claiming to be his 277-year-old self. The robot is able to ”X-Ray” multiple dimensions and battles a nihilistic entity from another dimension who wants to take all life to its ”Pre-Big Bang” status. Max and the robot embark on an interdimensional roadtrip through past and future to take down the ”Nihilist” and save the universe!

X-Ray Robot will retail for $10, with a limited run of a 1000 copies. There is also a limit of 5 per person. You can get yours by clicking here.

X-ray Robot

Machine Gun Wizards Convention Exclusive Book Plate (Christian Ward)

This exclusive bookplate features the elusive, magic-fueled character known only as Mr. White, a walking, talking protection spell conjured to protect Al Capone and his nefarious interests.

This stunning artwork by Christian Ward is displayed on a high quality book plate, with adhesive backing, to place inside your copy of Machine Gun Wizards! **Machine Gun Wizards TPB not included**

Machine Gun Wizards Book Plate will retail for $10, with a limited run of a 200 pieces. There is also a limit of 5 per person. You can get yours by clicking here.

Dark Horse Machine Gun Wizards

Also available from Dark Horse

Dark Horse has also made available many comics from past conventions that include:

  • Stranger Things #1 Glow-In-The-Dark Convention Exclusive (Kyle Lambert)
  • The Umbrella Academy: Hotel Oblivion #1 Convention Exclusive (Mike Mignola)
  • Critical Role: Vox Machina OriginsII #1 Convention Exclusive (Babs Tarr)
  • American Gods: My Ainsel #1 Convention Exclusive (Christian Ward)
  • Hellboy: Seed of Destruction 25th Anniversary #1 Convention Exclusive (Mike Mignola)
  • Black Hammer/Justice League: Hammer of Justice! #1 Convention Exclusive (Christian Ward)
  • Xerxes: The Fall of the House of Darius and Rise of Alexander #1 Foil Convention Exclusive (Frank Miller)

You can check out all these titles by clicking here to head over to Dark Horse Direct.

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What are your must haves from Dark Horse this year. What are some of your favorite Dark Horse exclusives in your collection? Also what other NYCC exclusives are you wanting this year? That Hashtag Show wants to hear from you.

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